How do you change a serpentine belt on a 2001 Chevy Suburban?

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How to change a serpentine belt on a 2003 Chevy Suburban

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How do you change a serpentine belt on a 2001 Chrysler Town and Country?

How to Replace the Serpentine Belt in a Chrysler Town & Country Open the hood and find the belt tensioner pulley. Look at how the belt is routed around various pulleys. Use a wrench to rotate the belt tensioner pulley bolt and slide the old belt off of the tensioner pulley. Make sure y...

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How do you change a serpentine belt on a Chevy Silverado?

Shop Products Familiarize yourself with the belt routing diagram.Insert a 3/8 inch drive ratchet into the belt tensioner.Pull the tensioner counterclockwise to loosen the belt.Pull the belt off the idler pulley.Release the tensioner.Pull the belt off and out.

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How do you change a serpentine belt?

How to Replace a Serpentine Belt Take a good look at both your repair manual and your belt routing diagram under the hood before beginning. Look at the way the old belt wraps around the pulleys. Locate the self-adjusting tensioner and know that you need to be careful when releasing tension ...

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Serpentine Belt Replacement Chevrolet Tahoe, Suburban, SIlverado

How do you remove serpentine belt on 2005 Chevy Cobalt?

You have to release the stress in the tensioners to remove the serpentine belt. When you put it back on there is a diagram under the hood of the car that takes you step by step.

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How do figure out when to change the serpentine belt in 2001 Toyota corolla car?

Look at the belt. If it's shows signs of being frayed on the edges, or if it looks dry and cracked by the inner ribs, or if you hear a squeeling sound when you accelerate, or if you have more than a 1/4 inch play (push your finger on the belt), it's time to change your belt.

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How do you change a serpentine belt on a 2008 Toyota Corolla?

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How do you do you find the serpentine belt diagram for a Toyota RAV4 2001?

There should be a diagram under the hood somewhere. Normally on the fan shroud. Click the link for a diagram. If you do not see one search with the term "2001 Toyota Rav 4 belt diagram" and you will find a diagram.

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How do you change a serpentine belt on a Mazda 3?

How to Replace a Mazda 3 Serpentine Belt Open the Mazda 3's hood and support it with the prop rod. Connect the belt-tensioner tool into serpentine belt tensioner and move the tensioner pulley away from the belt with the tool. Pull the belt off the engine accessory pulleys by hand. Stretch ...

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2000-2006 Tahoe/Suburban Serpentine Belt, AC Belt, Pulleys

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How do you change the serpentine belt on a 1994 mercury cougar xr7?

with a 1/2" rachet or breaker bar placed in the square whole on the tensioner pully, you push (from passenger side to drivers) which will release the presure on the belt. Might want to draw a "map" of how the belt goes cause it ain't obvious when its off the car.

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How do you change the oil on a 2002 Chevy Suburban?

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How do you install serpentine belt on 88 Chevy silverado 4x4 350 auto?

Loosen tensioner and follow label (under hood) for routing

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How do I fix ac door acturator on a Chevy Suburban 2001?

Need to know what the symptoms are to better answer your question. Repost with more info.

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How to Replace Serpentine Belt 00-06 Chevy Suburban

How do you set serpentine belt tension on a Chrysler?

The tension on a serpentine belt is automatically set by the Idler Tension Pulley. If you find it is not correctly setting the tension, the the spring may be broken.

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How do you replace serpentine belt on a fx 35?

1. Remove front engine undercover.2. Loosen idler pulley (alternator and power steering oil pump belt) lock nut and adjust tension by turning bolt.3. Same is done for the other idlery pulley (A/C compressor belt).

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How to figure out when to change the serpentine belt in 2001 Toyota corolla car?

If you look at the surface of the belt on the smooth side there will be fine cracks in the surface. Very bad ones will have missing pieces in the ridges. ===ANOTHER ANSWER=== ANOTHER WAY to tell is by the mileage. If you have 60,000 miles or more, I would chage it or have it changed. It is well w...

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Do you losen the altinator to change serpentine belt on a 94 Jimmy?

You'll have to loosen the alternator to get the belt off, unless you have a tensioner pulley in the sequence of the serpentine. yes it removes the tension to make it easier just did it last weekend.

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How often should serpentine belt be changed?

How often does a serpentine belt need to be replaced? Serpentine belts are built to last—much longer than before because of advancements in rubber technology.Under ideal conditions, a belt should stick with you for an average of 60,000 to 100,000 miles.

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How do you change the timing belt on a 2001 elantra?

1.Disconnect the negative battery cable 2.Rotate the engine in the normal direction of rotation (clockwise)until the no.1 cylinderis located at TDC 3.Remove the accessory drivebelts 4.Loosen the water pump pulley 5.Using a chain wrench or a strap wrench to hold the crankshaft pulley,loosen the cr...

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Can I change a serpentine belt myself?

Serpentine belt replacement is easy because today's automatic drive belt tensioners eliminate the need to loosen bolts or pry components into position for retensioning.Just rotate the tensioner, remove the old belt and install a new one.

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How do you replace serpentine belt on 2005 Equinox?

Begin by loosening the tensioner pulley on your 2005 Chevrolet Equinox. The serpentine belt will become loose and can be removed. Reverse the process to install your new serpentine belt.

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How do you change plugs and wires on a 2001 Chevy blazer?

I am sorry, if you need instruction on this very basic process you need to take a basic auto maintenance course.

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How do you change the plug wires on a 2001 Chevy tracker?

Take note of which wire goes where, pull the old ones off, put the new ones on. Maybe replace each wire immediately after you pull it off to reduce the chance of confusion. Yes, it's really that simple.

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How do you change the serpentine belt on a 2002 Chrysler town and country mini-van 3.8 engine?

There should be an idler pulley that you need to loosen to take belt off, draw a diagram of how the belt looks before you take it off so you can see how it goes back on.

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How do you replace a subwoofer in a 2001 suburban?

Remove the wiring harness from your 2001 Chevy Suburban sub woofer. Remove the sub woofer retaining bolts. Reverse the process to install your new sub woofer.

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Does Jiffy Lube change serpentine belts?

The serpentine belt! For this key component, rely on the Jiffy Lube® serpentine belt replacement to help keep your vehicle on the road.

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Can I change my serpentine belt myself?

Serpentine belt replacement is easy because today's automatic drive belt tensioners eliminate the need to loosen bolts or pry components into position for retensioning.Just rotate the tensioner, remove the old belt and install a new one.

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Will a serpentine belt failure damage the engine on the 2001 Rodeo V6?

Not usually but it can be an indication of a problem with one of the driven accessories.A timing belt in many circumstances can indeed do damage if it breaks so replace it at the proper intervals.

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How do you align a serpentine belt pulley?

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Diagram for changing the serpentine belt?

As you listed no make, model, engine, or year, all I can say is look under the hood for a placard diagram. Usually there is one there.

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How do you make automatic door locks activate on a 2001 suburban?

you might want to check your fuses because one might be blown.

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How do you replace a serpentine belt on a 1995 Chevrolet Camero?

Replacing the serpentine belt on both V6 & V8 rear drive engine are fairly easy than front wheel drive. The belt is located just between the front of the engine and the radiator. You have plenty of clearance to work. Just need to losen the tension and the belt should come out. Putting the new...

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How do you change the timing belt in a 2001 Mitsubishi Eclipse?

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How do you replace the drivers door handle on a 2001 suburban?

Need to know if it is an inside or outside door handle.

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How do you change a belt on a buell firebolt?

Remove the rear wheel and belt covers. Remove old belt. Check numbers on new and old to be sure of fit. thread new belt through front pulleys and over rear wheel pulley. Get rear axle ready and depress belt tension-er while somebody slides in axle bolt and secures. Release tension-er and reinstal...

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How do you install a serpentine belt on a 99 Isuzu Rodeo?

There is a belt tensioner (spring loaded pulley that automatically keeps the belt tight) that needs to be temporarily slackened while the now loose belt is slipped off one of the accessories. Sorry, but I can't remember what tool is needed to loosen the belt tensioner. Just opening the hood and o...

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Is it easy to change a serpentine belt?

And to make matters worse, there were often two or three belts to change.Serpentine belt replacement is easy because today's automatic drive belt tensioners eliminate the need to loosen bolts or pry components into position for retensioning.Just rotate the tensioner, remove the old belt and insta...

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How do you change a engine mount on punto 2001?

You need an engine hoist (or a come-a-long wench). Hook up the hoist chain to the top of the engine and tighten slightly. unbolt the engine mounts and lift the engine far enough to clear the motor mount brackets. Replace the mounts, lower the engine, tighten the mount bolts and you're done. The F...

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Do you have a diagram of how to put the serpentine belt on the pulley?

You may get an answer if you list the vehicle & engine you are talking about. You are not going to get an answer to this question as is.

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How do you repair the serpentine belt on a 1998 Mitsubishi Galant?

You don't repair a serpentine belt. You replace the worn or broken belt with a new one.

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How do you change sparkplugs on a Yamaha r6 2001?

To change the spark plugs on a Yamaha r6 2001 you start by removing the tank off completely. After you remove the tank, then remove the 4 hoses that is connected to the air box to remove it. Once removed, take the plastic linear out and will see the head of the motor. Lastly, just pull the spark ...

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How do you release serpentine belt on a 89 Mercury Cougar?

You have to release your tensioners in order to release your serpentine belt. When you put the belt back on you have to follow the diagram on the hood of your car.

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How do you replace the serpentine belt on a 1993 Mercury Cougar?

To remove the serpenteen belt on this vehicle, you must first locate the spring loaded tensioner. You will need a 1/2" breaker bar or a socket to recoil the spring load. doing this will release the tension on the belt. You can then remove the belt.NOTE: If you are just changing the belt with a ne...

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How do you change sparkplugs on a 2001 miata?

Disconnect the battery, remove the spark plug wires and boots, and remove the old spark plugs. Dispose to the old plugs, put in the new spark plugs, replace the spark plug wires and boots, and connect the battery.

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How do you change a thermostat on at 2001 QX4?

Infinity I think? Follow upper radiator hose to where it connects to t-stat housing, remove bolts, install new t-stat spring to block (or look on t-stat will say rad side) spread thin film high-temp silicone gasket sealer on all surfaces (after cleaning) install gasket, torque to 70 in/lbs note I...

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How do you clean a mass air flow sensor on a Chevy Suburban?

Purchase a can of mass air flow cleaner and follow the directions on the can. Don't try to clean it with anything else!

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How do you adjust serpentine belt on a 1999 Holden jackaroo?

On all U.S. vehicles that use A single serpentene the belt has an automatic tensioner. I suspect that your can does too. It could be stuck.

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How do you tighten the serpentine belt on a 1997 Saturn?

You don't. The belt tension is automatically adjusted via a spring loaded tensioner. If the serpentine belt is noisy or worn out prematurely. replace the tensioner. The belt should be inspected for cracks and other signs of wear. Replace worn out belt(s) before they break leaving you stranded.

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When do you change timing belt on your Nissan Maxima 2001?

The Nissan Maximas produced from 1995 on (VQ30DE engine) are equipped with a timing chain system, rather than a timing belt. The recommended replacement interval for 1994 and prior timing belt equipped Maximas is 60,000 miles. But for 1995 and newer Maximas with a timing chain, the recommended re...

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How do you get the accessory drive belt or serpentine belt off of a 1989 sunbird?

To remove the accessory drive belt or the serpentine belt from the motor on a 1989 Sunbird, it is necessary to loosen the belt tensioner. Look for a pulley that has a bolt in a slot. Loosen the bolt and move the tensioner so there is a gap in the belt. Then remove the belt from each pulley.

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How often is the serpentine belt on the 2002 Lexus gs300 changed?

Only as needed. The serpentine belts hold up well unless there is a problem with the belt tensioner or any of the driven accessories.

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Where is the tensioner pulley to tighten the serpentine belt on a 2000 Chevy Silverado?

If you're standing at the front of the truck and looking into the engine compartment the tension pulley is on the left side about half way down.

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What happens if you put a serpentine belt on wrong?

REPLACING A SERPENTINE BELT.In some instances it may be possible to install a serpentine belt the wrong way.If this happens, one or more pulleys will rotate in the WRONG direction, affecting the operation of the alternator, water pump, A/C compressor or power steering pump.This can cause major pr...

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How do you stop serpentine belt from squeeking?

Replace belt and check all pulleys for wear or rough spot

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How do you change a tire on a Chevy Tahoe?

Turn the wing nut holding the vehicle tool kit counterclockwise and remove the kit.Turn the knob holding the jack counterclockwise and remove the bottle jack.Attach the wheel wrench to the end of the jack handle.Insert the open end of the jack handle into the hole located in the center of the rea...

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How do you change a fan belt on chevys10?

Depending on the year it should have a single belt doing it all. Check to see if there is a belt routing diagram under the hood, if not you can draw up your own easy enough. There is a spring tensioner in this type system which make it a fairly easy job. pull and hold the tensioner back while rem...

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How do you service tran on 2001 Chevy truck?

Drop the trans pan, change the trans filter, replace pan, add aprox 4 qts ATF. That's about all you can do at home. You can have a qualified garage do a tranny flush if they have the equipment.

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How do you change a starter on a Chevy s10?

How to Replace the Starter on a Chevy S10 Disconnect the truck's negative battery cable.Use the jack to raise the front end and support it on jack stands. Remove the front pipe from the exhaust manifold on a two-wheel drive model by removing its fasteners with a wrench. Disconnect any other...

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How long do BMW serpentine belts last?

With that being said most serpentine/drive belts can last for a very long time before they need to be replaced.The lifespan of the belt will depend mostly on the type of material it's made of.Older style belts generally last about 50,000 miles, while those made from EPDM can last up to 100,000 mi...

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Can you put a serpentine belt on backwards?

you actually can put a belt on backwards.grooves go to grooves, and smooth goes to smooth.but you have to pay close attention to the belt routing diagram.if the belt is put on the wrong way it can spin the water pump reversed causing an overheat condition very fast after starting.

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How do you remove console on ChevyS-10 2001?

How to remove center console 2001 chevy s-10

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How do you change water pump timing belt VW bug 2001?

You take the BUG to a VW dealer. Easy answer... XXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXXX ANSWER XXXXXXXXXXXXXX If you plan on doing the job yourself then you should purchase a Haynes Manual that is specific to your car.

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How do you reroute serpentine belt to bypass ac compressor on 1995 town car?

If that model was available without a/c, you will need to purchase the belt for a 95 town car w/out ac, and follow the appropriate belt routing diagram for that model.

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How do you fix seat belt on Chevy tracker?

You start by identifying what's wrong with it. Chances are, it's going to be something you'll simply replace.

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Can you replace a serpentine belt yourself?

Serpentine belt replacement is easy because today's automatic drive belt tensioners eliminate the need to loosen bolts or pry components into position for retensioning.Just rotate the tensioner, remove the old belt and install a new one.

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How do you change a tensioner belt?

We need to know the year, make, model and engine size of the vehicle then we need to know if you want to change the belt tensioner or the belt or both.

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What does a serpentine belt do?

A serpentine belt is a single, continuous belt used to drive multiple peripheral devices in an automotive engine, such as an alternator, power steering pump, water pump, air conditioning compressor, air pump, etc.

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How do you change air shocks on 2001 Oldsmobile Silhouette?

This car does not come with air shocks.

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How can you bypass a serpentine belt on a 2002 converible sebring from the ac compressor?

You realy can't. If your intention is not to power the A/C unplug the wire that connects to the electric clutch. It should be right behind the pully.

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How do you change drive belt on 1973 beetle?

Take a screwdriver and a socket that fits the nut in the middle of the upper pulley on the alternator. Notice the notches on the back of the pulley. Turn the pulley until you have a notch at your 1 o'clock position. (Just slightly to the right of top dead center) Put your screwdriver through the ...

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How do you change serpetine belt on 300E?

It is not hard. If you have the owners manual there is a picture of the route. On the front of the engine you will see a belt tensioner. Look at the belt tensioner and look close for a square that you can put a ratchet wrench inside the square. That is how you pull the belt tensioner back so you ...

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How do you change fog bulb on E240 2001?

you have to remove the bumper

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How important is a serpentine belt?

Well, it won't keep your pants up, but it does transport power to your vital automotive components.The serpentine belt is one long, snaking, winding belt that keeps your alternator, power steering pump, air conditioning and — in some cases — your water pump running smoothly and effectively.

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How do you add freon to a 2001 Chevy Cavalier?

Go to your local auto parts store. They will have kits with directions for you to do the job at home.

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How many miles to change timing belt for 2001 neon?

50,000 and be sure to do it because the motor is an "interference" motor and if the belt breaks the valves will hit the pistons and then things get really expensive.

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At how many miles do you replace timing belt on a 2001 Honda Accord?

every 40 to 50 thousand miles or depend how much you drive it daily.

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How do I change headlights on a 2001 Tundra?

A video of the following steps has been included below to show this process.

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How do you change thermostat on 1985 Chevy?

Open up the thermostat housing, clean off the old gasket, pull out the old one, put the new one in, put the new gasket in, tighten everything back up.

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How do you change distributor on 92 Chevy 1500?

Depending on your knowledge of engines as to the amount of info you'll need. Basically, facing engine, the first spark plug on your right ( drivers side ) is cylinder #1. Remove plug wire and spark plug. Have someone bump starter ( w ignition/key switch) while you hold your finger over the hole w...

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How do you get the tensioner to move on 1988 caravan to replace serpentine belt having a diffucut time trying to get belt on?

You don't mention which engine but on my 90 3.3 I put a wrench on it and just move it. It's kinda hard.

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How do you trouble shoot the ABS on a 2001 Chevy silverado 1500?

Assuming the ABS light is on, start with having the codes read. Your local auto parts store can help you with that at no cost.

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Can you help changing V-belt to serpentine using an electric water pump?

The big issue isn't an electric water pump, but the fact that you have to replace the pulleys. If you can pull that off you should be good to go, even with a belt-driven water pump.

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How do you restart a 2000 alero that broke the serpentine belt?

Serpentine belts don't just break. There is probably an accessory that is locked up such as the alternator or a idler pulley. Check each pulley that the belts contacts and make necessary repairs before installing a new belt. Once you have done that just start the engine back up as you normally wo...

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How do you change a thermostat on a 2001 Ford Taurus?

How to Change the Thermostat on a 2001 Ford Taurus Place the drain pan underneath the engine, below where the upper radiator hose connects to the engine.Use the socket set to loosen the hose clamp on the upper radiator hose at the engine and pull the hose off. Use the socket set to remove th...

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Can you drive a car with a broken serpentine belt?

This is all because many cars have one serpentine belt that drives the water pump, the power steering pump, the alternator and the air conditioning compressor, and the fan.Some cars have an electric fan.It is best to not drive a car with a broken belt, even for a short distance.

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How Do you Replace a Slave CD player in a 1996 Chevy Suburban?

Begin by removing the cover to your 1996 Chevy Suburban CD player. Remove the CD player retaining bolts. Remove the wiring harness from the back of the CD player. Reverse the process to install your new CD player.

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How can you change timing belt on a Toyota Camry?

If you are going to do this job yourself, I would recommend purchasing a shop manual or a Chilton book for that vehicle. It will pay for itself with the first job you do.

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How do you change ac belt?

From under the front vehicle on jackstands.....The bottom wheel of the u belt combo connecting the motor to the ac compressor, is "the" ac compressor that well has a bolt in the center of it. You must first remove the front skid plate (if equipped) from underneath the radiator and front of engine...

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How do you change auxillary belt?

The year, make, model and engine info needed.

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Can a serpentine belt be put on wrong?

REPLACING A SERPENTINE BELT.In some instances it may be possible to install a serpentine belt the wrong way.If this happens, one or more pulleys will rotate in the WRONG direction, affecting the operation of the alternator, water pump, A/C compressor or power steering pump.This can cause major pr...

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How do you change a rotor on a 2001 Kia Rio?

Remove the distributor cap. Do not remove the plug wires. Pull the rotor off or remove the screws that hold it on, it that applies, and revese the process with a new rotor.

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How do you change a water pump on a 2001 dodge stratus 3.0 liter?

The water pump is located underneath the timing cover, and is driven by the timing belt. It is a very involved job. Coolant needs draining, engine mount removed, engine jacked up/supported, brackets/cover removed and the cam belt. Cams will have to be retimed when reinstalling belt.

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Can you drive a car with a bad serpentine belt?

This is all because many cars have one serpentine belt that drives the water pump, the power steering pump, the alternator and the air conditioning compressor, and the fan.Some cars have an electric fan.It is best to not drive a car with a broken belt, even for a short distance.

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How do you change a seat belt buckle?

How to Replace a Seatbelt Buckle Start at the seatbelt buckle and follow the buckle strap to its mounting location; use a flashlight if necessary. Use a screwdriver or trim removal tool to remove any decorative trim covering the seatbelt buckle mounting bolt.Remove the seatbelt buckle mounti...

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Can you drive without serpentine belt?

Since the serpentine belt is generally the only accessory drive belt on vehicles these days, this is what you'll lose: Engine cooling* - The serpentine belt drives the water pump.Without the water pump, there will be insufficient coolant flow to maintain engine temperature, and you will overheat ...

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How do you change a drive belt on a yard machine?

Step 1: Position the mower to change the lawn mower belt. Step 2: Check the engine temperature before replacing the lawn mower belt. Step 3: Detach the spark plug wire. Step 4: Remove the cutting deck and battery. Step 5: Loosen the transaxle pulley. Step 6: Relieve tension on the upper d...

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What happens when the serpentine belt breaks on a car?

when serpentine belt breaks alternator and water pump stop working along with power steering pump

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How do you change a thermostat on a 2001 Dodge Stratus?

How to Replace a Honda Civic Thermostat Raise the hood of your Civic. Pull the cover off the radiator. Drain the coolant level until it is below the level of the thermostat housing. Loosen the hose clamp from the thermostat housing with a screwdriver and remove the hose. Insert the new the...

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How do you change a o2 sensor on a 2001 Honda Civic?

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How do you change a timing belt on a Ford Focus?

unless you are a professional you dont you just have to pay because its in your engine

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